Visit Google MakeLab at Best Buy Cambie: Father’s Day Giveaway

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This Father’s Day weekend, Best Buy on Cambie will be hosting a free workshop event where anyone is welcome to design and build their own, customized, one-of-a-kind Father’s Day gift with the help from Google MakeLab’s laser printer!

Google MakeLab at Best Buy on Cambie

Where: Best Buy (2220 Cambie St, Vancouver)
When: Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 1:00pm to 6:00pm

Visit Google MakeLab at Best Buy CambieBest Buy and Google teamed up for this special pop-up to let fathers and their kids do something fun together this Father’s Day that’s unique, techie, and makes lifetime memories.

MakeLab’s design will be on site to help you create unique items and keepsakes with their laser printer.

Google Gifts for Father’s Day

While you’re in store, check out some of Google’s latest gadgets that would make perfect gifts for dad this year:

Visit Google MakeLab at Best Buy CambieGoogle Pixel phone with a 5.5″ AMOLED QHD display and all-day battery life. The Google Assistant answers questions and helps you get stuff done, while Android 7.0 Nougat and a quad-core processor ensure a smooth ride. Record 4K video, snap crisp selfies, and more with Pixel XL, a phone by Google.

Visit Google MakeLab at Best Buy CambieWith Google Chromecast, you can use your mobile device to stream your favourite TV shows, movies and more to your TV. You can also still call or text without interrupting what’s playing or draining your battery.

Visit Google MakeLab at Best Buy CambieGoogle Chromebook is easy to use, has built-in virus protection, and a long-life battery. Chromebooks are automatically kept up to date, so you’ll always have the latest virus protection, along with the latest features. Log in with your Google account and you’re good to go!

Enter to Win

Thanks to Best Buy, I have a Google Chromecast to give away! Here’s how you can enter to win:

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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Monday, June 19, 2017.

Update The winner is Wynne!

141 Comments  —  Comments Are Closed

  1. RonWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 10:59am PDT


  2. SteveWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 11:09am PDT

    Awesome!! Please pick me.

  3. GunnerWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 11:13am PDT

    I have one at home which is great! I will give this one to my dad.

  4. ho C chanWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 11:14am PDT

    ooh Chromecast, been curious about it

  5. WynneWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 11:25am PDT

    Wonderful! I’ve been wanting a Chromecast to be able to easily share my screen.

  6. Marisa. PWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 11:27am PDT

    Liked and shared
    @rachetgrrl on Twitter

  7. JazzyWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 11:37am PDT

    My dad would love this!

  8. SabrinaWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 11:38am PDT

    Wow – what a great prize!

  9. Kelly DWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 12:21pm PDT

    I would love to own a Google Chromecast. Thanks!

  10. LindaWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 12:24pm PDT

    This is fantastic! My husband would love to play with this.

  11. LucWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 12:32pm PDT

    Let’s Chrome together!

  12. TracyWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 12:42pm PDT

    Yes please!

  13. Shelly PanWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 12:50pm PDT

    Nice prizes!

  14. KarmWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 1:20pm PDT

    Hey that’s awesome! Would love to win

  15. Sunshine HWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 1:30pm PDT

    what a neat tech toy!

  16. Katie LWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 1:47pm PDT

    Sounds awesome!

  17. janWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 1:53pm PDT

    very nice

  18. KamWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 1:54pm PDT

    This would be so cool to stream shows onto your tv!

  19. wenWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 2:14pm PDT

    Great for pops! Thanks!

  20. Linda WebsterWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 2:48pm PDT

    What a great idea, Best Buy!

  21. Jessica TWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 5:07pm PDT

    This is a great prize!

  22. JasonWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 5:12pm PDT

    I’ve heard such great things about this product

  23. Anna MWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 6:31pm PDT

    Yes please 🙂

  24. Tabby72Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 7:11pm PDT

    I’ve never hear of this, but my Dad would love this!

  25. Katy WaldegraveWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 8:12pm PDT

    I’d love to see the look on my hubby’s face if the kids presented him with such a cool gift!

  26. bjhWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 8:14pm PDT

    This sounds great!

  27. Cathy BarzoWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 9:20pm PDT

    What a great give-a-way!

  28. HeatherWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 10:09pm PDT

    This is definitely a dad’s dream gift! ?

  29. JeremyWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 10:17pm PDT

    great giveaway!

  30. AlexisWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 10:19pm PDT


  31. Andrea DWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 11:13pm PDT

    I would love to win this for my hubby for Fathers Day! I’m going to take my daughter to Best Buy to check this out! Looks like a fun day!

  32. MandyWednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 11:30pm PDT

    Great gift ideas for the dads. Can’t believe it’s almost father’s day!

  33. Rebecca T.Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 — 11:50pm PDT

    Please!! I would love one.

  34. Jason BThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 12:19am PDT

    Google tastic gift.

  35. KellyThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 2:44am PDT


  36. adamThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 6:07am PDT

    Woot! Love Miss604 and Best Buy!

  37. MaryThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 6:28am PDT

    Wow! This is so amazing. I’d love to win this and gift it to my dad so he can entertain himself in the care home he’s living at!!

  38. HannahThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 6:50am PDT

    Dad would love this

  39. Diane TThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 6:57am PDT

    My dad would love this!

  40. Albert CThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 7:01am PDT

    Nice draw! Good luck all

  41. Lester CThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 7:25am PDT

    would like to win this!

  42. LoriThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 9:40am PDT

    Great Father’s Day presents!

  43. FayeThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 10:00am PDT

    This could start a fight (as to who gets this–dad or grandpa?) at my house!

  44. LyndaThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 10:27am PDT

    Happy Father’s Day to all the Great Dad’s

  45. TravelbudsThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 10:44am PDT

    This would be a fun new toy to have.

  46. TaniaThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 12:38pm PDT

    My dad would love this!

  47. RinoThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 12:38pm PDT

    great giveaway

  48. Jenn TThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 1:03pm PDT

    This would be great for my dad and the family

  49. SaThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 1:56pm PDT

    Yes please.

  50. Janet Y.J. KongThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 3:17pm PDT

    nice giveaway!

  51. MarkThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 4:19pm PDT

    Great gift for father’s day!

  52. Christine WThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 4:20pm PDT

    My hubby would love one. So, yes, please!

  53. Michael HThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 4:23pm PDT

    Awesome prize!

  54. Andy C.Thursday, June 15th, 2017 — 5:12pm PDT

    Dad says yes!

  55. Mousemouse604Thursday, June 15th, 2017 — 6:19pm PDT

    Great Father’s Day gifts!

  56. Chris AndersonThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 6:55pm PDT


  57. LindaThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 7:55pm PDT

    Oooh Chromecast!

  58. Virginia LThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 8:19pm PDT

    Great prize!

  59. Jeff GriersonThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 8:43pm PDT

    Cool prize!

  60. Randy WalbergThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 9:18pm PDT

    Great prize. we have an older chromecast and would love the newer one so we can use it on both of our tvs

  61. Mike GismondiThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 9:41pm PDT

    This looks like a great giveaway!

  62. Angela GriffinThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 9:42pm PDT

    These would make amazing Father’s Day presents

  63. JeffThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 9:52pm PDT

    Great contest!

  64. samThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 10:08pm PDT

    so cool!

  65. RandyThursday, June 15th, 2017 — 10:30pm PDT

    This is so cool. Good luck to everyone

  66. Daniela PlumeFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 12:34am PDT

    I would love to try the Chrome cast

  67. Ada KnackFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 2:51am PDT

    This could be very useful for cord-cutting!

  68. Tainan LuFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 3:10am PDT

    I would love to have a Google Chromecast

  69. Juliee FitzeFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 3:25am PDT

    Oh yes please really want to try one out.

  70. RosiFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 3:53am PDT

    Great prize!

  71. Robert YoungFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 4:17am PDT


  72. MeekyungFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 4:20am PDT

    Great prize!

  73. janine aFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 5:20am PDT

    great fathers day gift idea, we have a chromecast and love it!

  74. TonyFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 6:59am PDT

    Chromecast would make a great gift for Father’s Day.

  75. JudyFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 7:01am PDT

    Thanks for the chance to win

  76. Mike FlamanFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 8:15am PDT

    Thanks for the opportunity to win!

  77. Heather ArnouldFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 8:33am PDT

    Sounds like a great way to spend time with Dad. Also a great prize. Thanks.

  78. Kristi FriesenFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 9:03am PDT

    This is great info on the Chromecast, I hadn’t known much about them. I love the built in virus protection.

  79. sonyaFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 9:09am PDT

    id’ love to win!!!

  80. behzadFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 9:19am PDT


  81. adamFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 9:27am PDT

    great prize

  82. ariel cFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 9:28am PDT

    yes please!

  83. AlexFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 9:32am PDT

    Great – would like to try one out.

  84. AdamFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 9:51am PDT

    I could usse this now- hope to win!

  85. LynFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 9:54am PDT

    Google Chromecast is an improvement and convenient.

  86. mikeFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 10:00am PDT

    Sweet gift…

  87. JeanneFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 11:21am PDT

    Pick me to win

  88. Calvin F.Friday, June 16th, 2017 — 12:43pm PDT

    Would be a great gift for father’s day.. Technology 🙂

  89. JaneFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 12:48pm PDT

    We would love this!

  90. Stephanie RFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 1:17pm PDT

    My husband would love this for Father’s Day! Thanks for the chance to win!

  91. Heidi PFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 2:21pm PDT

    What a convenient item to have on hand..

    Thanks for the giveaway

  92. JasonFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 2:35pm PDT

    great gift for Dad!

  93. 409copeFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 3:47pm PDT

    This would be great for hubby!

  94. Heather SwansonFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 4:35pm PDT

    my son-in-law would like this

  95. MonicaFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 4:43pm PDT

    This is a perfect gift for my husband from his toddler.

  96. Catherine RobichaudFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 5:43pm PDT

    I would love to win one of these for my parents. Thank you for the opportunity!

  97. Catherine RobichaudFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 5:44pm PDT

    Liked, shared and commented on Facebook (Catherine Robichaud)

  98. TammyFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 6:02pm PDT

    So amazing!

  99. CindyFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 6:09pm PDT

    Neat prize – thanks for the chance!

  100. Ron FFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 7:17pm PDT

    The Chromecast looks great, thanks for the giveaway.

  101. AthenaFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 7:55pm PDT

    Thanks for the chance!

  102. EileenFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 9:41pm PDT

    My dad would love this to watch his videos on the big screen!

  103. Valerie PFriday, June 16th, 2017 — 10:53pm PDT

    This would be great!

  104. KathleenSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 5:29am PDT

    Would be great to share with dad

  105. ChristinaSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 7:48am PDT

    Love to win

  106. MaritessSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 9:47am PDT

    Just in time for my “techie” wannabe dad.

  107. Robert TamSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 9:48am PDT

    Cool gift!

  108. Deborah CSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 10:03am PDT

    Would love this!

  109. BlessedTASaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 10:34am PDT

    Thanks for the chance

  110. Alaina MonsterSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 10:57am PDT

    Love this pop up! Thanks for the chance to win 🙂
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  111. ivy pluchinskySaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 11:02am PDT

    This would be the perfect gift! We have heard great things about this product! What a great giveaway!

  112. BalSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 11:19am PDT

    What a great giveaway, Miss 604 and Best Buy rock!!

  113. Marlene VSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 12:16pm PDT

    Thanks for the great giveaway!

  114. Marlene VSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 12:16pm PDT

    I liked the post on Facebook (Enelram L)

  115. Tara JensenSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 2:00pm PDT

    My husband would LOVE me for this one! Thanks for the chance!

  116. Tara JensenSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 2:00pm PDT

    Tweeted! 🙂

  117. Tara JensenSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 2:01pm PDT

    And commented on Facebook post.

  118. Linda SvarovskySaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 3:11pm PDT

    Thanks for the awesome giveaway.

  119. Emily HSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 3:42pm PDT

    Awesome, thanks for the chance!

  120. StephanieSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 5:01pm PDT

    This is so cool! I would love a Google Chromecast!

  121. Brenda Witherspoon-BedardSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 6:55pm PDT

    Awesome giveaway – thank you very much

  122. Michael SSaturday, June 17th, 2017 — 9:22pm PDT

    This would be very useful. Thanks for the chance to win!

  123. Shelley ButcherSunday, June 18th, 2017 — 2:21am PDT

    My grandkids would love this!

  124. SarahjfergSunday, June 18th, 2017 — 9:00am PDT

    I never knew this existed. I’m behind the times.

  125. Dave SSunday, June 18th, 2017 — 3:27pm PDT

    I’ve heard so many good things about the Google Chromecast so would love to win one for the family. Thank for the great giveaway.

  126. MarySunday, June 18th, 2017 — 3:51pm PDT

    This is a great Father’s Day gift! My dad loves tech gifts.

  127. LisaSunday, June 18th, 2017 — 9:05pm PDT

    Such a cool contest!

  128. Judy Thuy DuongSunday, June 18th, 2017 — 9:17pm PDT

    Would love to win, thanks for the chance!

  129. Donna DurieSunday, June 18th, 2017 — 9:22pm PDT

    Thank you for the chance of increasing my technical knowledge

  130. missbobloblawSunday, June 18th, 2017 — 11:41pm PDT

    Nice! I’ve heard great things about Chromecasts!

  131. Michael T.Monday, June 19th, 2017 — 1:01am PDT

    I crawled out from under my rock and discovered there was a thing called Chromecast. Thanks for guiding the way @Miss604 ?

  132. AimeeMonday, June 19th, 2017 — 9:21am PDT

    Great useful prize

  133. JeremyMonday, June 19th, 2017 — 9:22am PDT

    I’d like this for myself, my dad would too

  134. NancyMonday, June 19th, 2017 — 9:39am PDT

    Cool! Fingers crossed!

  135. VirginiaMonday, June 19th, 2017 — 9:54am PDT

    Thanks for the chance!

  136. ValerieMonday, June 19th, 2017 — 10:57am PDT

    Such a great prize!

  137. Sandy CouzensMonday, June 19th, 2017 — 11:48am PDT

    My Husband would Love this !! Thank you for this Great Giveaway 🙂

  138. Rosa CrossMonday, June 19th, 2017 — 7:11pm PDT

    Would be great to win this.

  139. Sherry FMonday, June 19th, 2017 — 7:30pm PDT

    I have been wanting to try a Chromecast for a while….hope you pick me.

  140. DonaldWednesday, June 21st, 2017 — 5:42pm PDT

    Father’s Day is best with Best Buy.

  141. Bonnie RThursday, July 6th, 2017 — 6:34pm PDT

    Wow! this would be great 🙂 !

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